Massachusetts
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Cindy Sherman Bishop

Cindy Sherman Bishop is a visual artist, filmmaker, and digital creative. Originally a software developer and a painter, her work ranges from creating new tools for artistic expression to realizing immersive, interactive environments. She received her MFA in Dynamic Media at Massachusetts College of Art in 2013, and is continuing to explore the intersection of art, video and technology at MIT with a fellowship at the Open Doc Lab @MITOpenDocLab. There, she has further developed the StoryBot family archive, which is now patent-pending, and has authored the Haven project, which facilitates 3D storytelling/prototyping in the browser.

I Have Worked With

  • May 2015

    Installed Boston:Submerged. an interactive time-machine that sends participants into a future in which Boston is submerged due to climate change.

  • February 2015

    Installed The Way You Move at the museuam for a week during february.

  • October 2014

    Installed The Way You Move for Boston's inaugral Nuite Blanche

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Cindy
Job Title/Position: 
interactive artist
Mailing Address: 
39 Highland Rd
Somerville, MA 02144
Physical Address: 
39 Highland Rd
Somerville, MA 02144
Last Name: 
Bishop
Phone: 
617-529-1886

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Visual/Crafts - Experimental
Year Founded: 
2015
Populations Served: 
Adults
Families
Immigrant Populations
School Groups
Teens
Institution/Business Type: 
Artist (Individual)
Activities and Services: 
Arts for Social Change / Creative Activism
Audio or Video Recording
Film Preproduction / Production / Editing Services
Public Art Projects (In Free, Public Spaces)

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
MIT Open Doc Lab
Education: 
MFA from Massachusetts College of Art and Design
BA from Vassar College
Awards: 
MIT Open Doc Lab Fellowship
Tribeca Interactive Playground selectee, 2016